There are condolences waiting approval on Mary's Tribute wall
Celebrating the life of Mary Tarkington Brown
Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of
This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future generations to celebrate
the life of their loved one.
We ask on behalf of the family that you keep your comments uplifting and appropriate
to help all who come here to find comfort and healing.
Obituary for Mary Tarkington Brown
Mary Elizabeth Tarkington Brown, 68, of Plymouth died Saturday, March 25, 2017, at her residence in Plymouth.
Born March 22, 1949 in Washington County she was the daughter of the late Elbert Thornton Tarkington and Mary Eleanor Yeates Tarkington. Mary was a retired Foster Care Coordinator with Washington County Department of Social Services with 30 years service and a member of Plymouth United Methodist Church.
Her family includes her husband, Edward Neal Brown of Plymouth, N.C.; sons, Jonathan Edward Brown and wife Kyle of Wake Forest, N.C. and Samuel Tarkington Brown of Raleigh, N.C.; sister, Lynn T. Gregory of Floyd, Va.; brothers, Frank Tarkington of Honolulu, Hawaii, Henry Tarkington of Wake Forest, N.C. and Elbert T. Tarkington, Jr. of Virginia Beach, Va.
Memorial service will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 11:00 am at Plymouth United Methodist Church with Dr. Jay Clark officiating. Family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the service.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.